WANTED: Homicide (Manhattan)

On Thursday, March 16, 2017 at approximately 7:41  p.m. police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious male in front of West 142 Street and Frederick Douglas Boulevard within the confines of the 32 Precinct. Upon arrival officers observed a 31-year old male unresponsive with a stab wound to left side torso. EMS responded and transported the male to Harlem Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. No arrests have been made and the investigation is still on going. The identity of the deceased is pending family notification.

 **********Update 3/17/2017********

 Deceased:

  • Williams, Darnell
  • 30 year-old male
  • New York, NY

 The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the individual depicted in the attached photographs in connection with this homicide.

The unidentified individual is described as a:

  •  Male black, approximately 5′.7″ to 5′.9″, 40 to 45 years 

Last seen wearing:

  •  Gray jacket with fur trimmed hood, black pants, white sneakers, glasses, and a multi-colored winter hat.

 Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.